AAIFF – Book Talk with Arthur Dong

Sunday Jul 26 2015   6:00 PM
Museum of Chinese in America  215 Centre St., New York, NY  map

Filmmaker/author Arthur Dong will present and sign copies of his book, Forbidden City, USA: Chinese American Nightclubs, 1936-1970.

$12 regular admission, $7 student/SR admission, Free for ACV & MOCA members; for more information visit aaiff.org/2015/events/book-talk-with-arthur-dong-and-reception.

Arthur DongArthur Dong has produced, directed, written, edited, and filmed independent films on social issues such as gay rights and the Chinese American experience. A two-time Rockefeller Media Arts Fellow as well as a Guggenheim Fellow in Film, Dong has served on the boards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Film Independent, OutFest, and the National Film Preservation Board at the Library of Congress. His honors include three Sundance Film Festival awards, an Oscar nomination, a Peabody Award, the Berlin Film Festival’s Teddy Award, Taipei’s Golden Horse Award, a GLAAD Media Award, and five Emmy nominations.